Wladimir & Vitali Klitschko’s Father Dies

The father of heavyweight boxers, Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko, has died. The 64-year-old had been battling cancer for a long time. Wladimir Klitschko Rodionovich was part of the Soviet Air Force and led the clean up of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986.

From his hospital bedroom, the Klitschko was able to watch his son’s Wladimir’s last fight against David Haye.